United States Supreme Court
Americold Realty Trust v. ConAgra Foods, Inc., 14-1382
In a state-law contract action against a non-corporate real estate investment trust defendant, which defendant removed from state to federal court based on diversity-of-citizenship jurisdiction, the Tenth Circuit's judgment that the District Court had jurisdiction to hear the suit is affirmed where, for purposes of diversity jurisdiction, defendant's citizenship is based on the citizenship of its members, which include its shareholders.
- Published 2016/03/07
- United States Supreme Court